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    Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi

    Cnr. Parklands Road & Msapo Close, Parklands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
    011 254 20 3688000
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good43%
    • Average11%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed January 3, 2016

    I am delighted that I stayed at the Southern Sun during my last visit in October of 2015 and am eagerly anticipating another great stay for the month of February 2016. For any length of time - but especially for an extended stay, I don't...More

    Thank mrollinson
    Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded January 13, 2016

    Dear mrollinson Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your kind words regarding our property...More

    Reviewed December 25, 2015

    Stayed one night whilst on business travel. Excellent service and efficient smooth check in. Polite and friendly staff. Rooms were a bit dated, although they were big with large and comfortable beds. No minibar bit quick room service. Slightly out o the central CBD but...More

    Thank WanderingParomita
    Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded December 27, 2015

    Dear WanderingParomita Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern...More

    Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

    Visited on a Thursday evening. Parking was full, wasted quite some time. Sat outside, didn't know smoking is allowed until halfway through my meal smokers sat at the next table and ruined the experience. The pork ribs are glazed and very tender. Accompanied by onion...More

    Thank Louis Peter G
    Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded January 13, 2016

    Dear Louis Peter G Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. Your comments have been constructively communicated to our Spur Management Team for consideration and we look...More

    Reviewed December 22, 2015

    We stayed three nights ( two occasions) in Dec.15. Stay was really good. Services are also very good. Quite place. Food quality is really good. The staff are really good and well behaved.The rates are a bit high. Overall very good.More

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    Thank Philip V
    Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded December 27, 2015

    Dear Philip V Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to...More

    Reviewed December 22, 2015

    The rooms are clean, breakfasts are well prepared and appetite opener, soft-drinks are nice, the staffs in all ranges are polite and respecting consumers. Except the hotel is located near to the rod when night old track passing disturbs your sleep it is nicely made....More

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    Thank Lakew G
    Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded December 27, 2015

    Dear Lakew G Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to...More

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • $178 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Casino Hotel in Nairobi
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    • Number of rooms
    • 171
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    • Nairobi
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    November 29, 2016|
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    Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
    If you are a guest nothing, but I am not sure what you would pay if you are not a guest or whether they even let non-guest into the hotel to swim. They have a gym for non-guests so I imagine access to the pool is somehow... More
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    Response from Michael P | Property representative |
    Dear Jill L Thank you for your interest in Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi. Travel time from the airport depends on the arrival time of your flight. Kindly advise on what time your flight arrives in order for us to answer... More
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